- February 13: Kia Recalls One (1) Optima to Fix Airbag Problems recalls | 11 days ago
- December 23: Kia Recalls Sportage and Sorento to Fix Trailer Brake Lights recalls | 63 days ago
1997 Kia Sportage
Worst 1997 Sportage transmission Problems
Click on a problem below to read more.
- not engaging in all gears1
- NHTSA: Power Train: Automatic Transmission8
- NHTSA: Power Train: Manual Transmission5
- NHTSA: Power Train: Automatic Transmission: Cooling ...1
- NHTSA: Power Train: Automatic Transmission: Lever And ...1
Stay Up to Date
Compare Kia Sportage Model Years
Curious how the 1997 Sportage compares to other years?
Check out our Kia Sportage overview to see the most problematic years, worst problems and most recently reported complaints with the Sportage.